9 December 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 72,100
Estimate USD 50,000 - USD 70,000
A ROMAN MARBLE MALE TORSO
CIRCA 1ST-2ND CENTURY A.D.
From a lifesized standing figure, depicted nude but for a mantle draped low on the waist across his back and over his lowered left arm, the muscular body with well-defined details
34½ in. (87.6 cm.) high
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with Merrin Gallery, New York, 1989.
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